Originally posted on Madtown Badgers  |  Last updated 10/16/13
Welcome to the newest feature in our expanding Badger hockey coverage, a segment we are calling "On the Blue line," were our hockey folks take a few topics and debate each week. Participating are our Andy Coppens and Avery Walker.  Hope you enjoy and let's get this party started....  Andy: Nic Kerdiles & Grant Besse were the only two guys to score in both contests this weekend—how giddy are you about these two going forward? Avery: Kerdiles is a points machine. He proved that in the latter portion of last season. It's nice to see him get in on the act early. Kind of makes you wonder what his numbers would have been like last year sans the suspension. Besse is a gifted kid. I just didn't expect him to contribute so quickly. In my opinion, a lot of what you get out of him these year is gravy. It's not that he can't contribute, I just don't think think this veteran-laden roster needs a true freshman to put up monster numbers in order to be successful. Andy: I agre...
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